Maintenance Operative
Cygnet St. Augustine's

Job Reference: 04073

Location: Cygnet St. Augustine's

Closing Date: 05/06/2019

Salary: £8.50 Per hour rising to £9.10 after probation

Employment Type: Permanent

Hours Per week: 40

Give your career a positive change.

At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on residents and their families. You’ll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.

As part of an organisation with an outstanding reputation for innovation in the sector, you’ll benefit from a vibrant culture tailored to help you thrive, whatever your level or career goals.

Make a bigger difference to your career and to resident care with us.


The role will be base at our service St Augustines in Stoke but will also require travel to other sites accross the wider Stoke and Staffordshire area.


In this role you’ll:

• Be required to carry out a wide range of maintenance tasks including basic joinery, plumbing and general building work 

• Be required to travel to other company sites

• Be prepared to be on call on occasions to carry out emergency repair outside of normal working hours.

• Check the fire alarm points weekly, including fire exit and door retaining devices, and fire emergency lights as specified in Group procedures.
• Promote and ensure the good reputation of the home. To maintain and demonstrate a positive attitude towards clients, staff and others.
• Maintain / secure the home's vehicles and undertake driving duties if required.
• Understand and ensure the implementation of the home's Health and Safety Policy, Emergency and Fire Procedures.
• Ensure the security of the home is maintained at all times.


We're looking for people who have:

• Worked in similar position or have worked in a self-employed capacity in recent years

• Basic Knowledge of H & S issues in connection with the building industry

• Ability to record detailed and accurate works information relating to maintenance tasks    

• Team work and pleasant demeanour


In return we’ll offer you:


• Employee Discount Scheme

• DBS paid

• Free uniform

• Regular coaching and support

• Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme

• Free meals on duty


Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.


Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.